George Duke, the Grammy-winning jazz keyboardist and producer whose sound infused acoustic jazz, electronic jazz, funk, R&B and soul in a 40-year-plus career, has died. He was 67. A representative…
Quvenzhané Wallis revealed a few minor details about her upcoming role as “Annie” in Sony's remake of the 1982 classic comedy. The Oscar-nominated star of “Beasts of the Southern Wild” was at…
Politico dubbed its latest report on the prospect of radio owner Cumulus dropping mega-hosts Rush Limbaugh and Sean Hannity a “major shakeup for the radio industry,” but it's hard to see how, at…
Musicians and broadcasters are poised to engage in a new round of a decades-long lobbying battle over whether artists should be paid when their songs are played on broadcast radio stations. On…
Peter Falk will posthumously receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Thursday, honoring a career best remembered for his work on the hit TV show “Columbo.” Stay Tuned Thursday for Video:
Downtown's Ritz-Carlton has the views, W Hollywood the scene, and Montage the address. L.A.'s trio of high-end hotel residences (condos to the rest of us) have hit their stride with buyers who…
As Disney readies to release "Oz, the Great and Powerful," Warner Horizon Television wants to take a different trip to the Emerald City.
"I am a big proponent of laughter, and I really believe that laughter can heal," says Noreen Fraser, founder of the Noreen Fraser Foundation and its signature charity event, Variety's Power of Comedy…
Frank Selvaggi, founding and managing partner at Altman, Greenfield & Selvaggi, will receive Variety's Business Manager Elite Award today for his notable impact on business management and tireless…
Mesa Global has announced a new $10 million seed fund earmarked for startups in the digital content, consumer internet and marketing spaces.